Definitions and translations for "common"

Definition of common

1. Mutual; shared by more than one.
The two competitors have the common aim of winning the championship.   Winning the championship is an aim common to the two competitors.
2. Occurring or happening regularly or frequently; usual.
It is common to find sharks off this coast.
3. Found in large numbers or in a large quantity.
Sharks are common in these waters.
4. Simple, ordinary or vulgar.
5. In some languages, particularly Germanic languages, of the gender originating from the coalescence of the masculine and feminine categories of nouns.
6. Of or pertaining to common nouns as opposed to proper nouns.
7. Vernacular, referring to the name of a kind of plant or animal, i.e., common name vs. scientific name.
8. Profane; polluted.
9. Given to lewd habits; prostitute.
10. Mutual good, shared by more than one.
11. A tract of land in common ownership; common land.
12. The people; the community.
13. The right of taking a profit in the land of another, in common either with the owner or with other persons; so called from the community of interest which arises between the claimant of the right and the owner of the soil, or between the claimants and other commoners entitled to the same right.
14. To communicate (something).
15. To converse, talk.
16. To have sex.
17. To participate.
18. To have a joint right with others in common ground.
19. To board together; to eat at a table in common.
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English - English - common

n. open public area in a city or town, park, square (also commons)
adj. shared, belonging to more than one; ordinary; usual, frequent; public; mediocre, of the masses

English - Spanish - common

s. (Ingl.) área pública
adj. común, adocenado, andado, común y corriente, cualquiera, ordinario, pedestre, populachero, popular, regular, vulgar; consuetudinario, frecuente, habitual, comunal, comunitario, general

English - French - common

n. terrain communal
adj. commun; habituel, ordinaire; public: vulgaire

English - German - common

n. Gemeindeland
adj. allgemein, gemeinsam; üblich, alltäglich

English - Indonesian - common

n. tanah umum, hak untuk menggunakan tanah umum
a. bersama, sama, umum, biasa, lazim, awam, am, murba, kasar, dangkal, tahu adat: yg tdk tahu adat

English - Italian - common

s. terre in godimento collettivo, comunanze; pascolo comune; parco cittadino; (Dir) servitù
agg. comune; condiviso, proprio; medio, normale; ovvio, trito, banale; ordinario, scadente, dozzinale; volgare, grossolano

English - Polish - common

n. błonie, wspólne posiadanie
a. wspólny, kolektywny, nagminny, zespołowy, powszechny, gromadny, ogólny, pospolity, powszedni, zwyczajny, zwykły, ordynarny, potoczny, prostacki, prosty, przeciętny, obopólny, łączny

English - Portuguese - common

s. bens comuns; área pública
adj. comum; casual; simples; público; banal; vulgar

English - Romanian - common

n. islaz, teren comunal
a. comun, general, universal, obişnuit, rând: de rând, colectiv, obştesc, familiar, unanim, trivial, ordinar, vulgar, prost, simplu, uzitat

English - Russian - common

с. общинная земля, выгон, общее; пустырь
прил. общий, общественный, общинный, публичный; распространенный, общепринятый; частый, банальный; обыкновенный, обычный, простой, заурядный; бытовой, рядовой; грубый, вульгарный, дурно сделанный

English - Turkish - common

i. halka açık yer, park, meydan
s. ortak, müşterek, genel, yaygın; kaba saba, kaba, adi; sıradan, bilinen; bayağı, olağan, alışılagelmiş, alelâde

English - Ukrainian - common

n. громада: земля громади, громада
a. загальний, спільний, громадський, поширений, звичайний, простонародний, нероздільний, рядовий, уживаний

English - Dutch - common

zn. openbaar gebied
bn. gemeen, gemeenschappelijk; gewoon; algemeen

English - Greek - common

ουσ. βοσκότοπος
επίθ. ομαδικός, πρόστυχος, συνηθισμένος, κοινός

English - Arabic - common

‏حجرة الطعام، مائدة مشتركة، طعام، ممثلو العامة، مجلس العموم، أرض مشاع، حجرة ألاساتذة‏
‏عمومي، عادي، عام، شائع، مبتذل، ردئ، سوقي، عاهر، غير مهذب، مشترك، منتشر‏

English - Chinese - common

(名) 公共用地, 公有地
(形) 通常的, 通俗的, 共同的; 公用的

English - Chinese - common

(名) 公共用地, 公有地
(形) 通常的, 通俗的, 共同的; 公用的

English - Hindi - common

n. समन्वय
a. सामान्य, साधारण, सार्वजनिक, मामूली, उभय-निष्ठ, दोनों पक्षों को ग्राह्य

English - Japanese - common

(形) 共通の; 公衆の; 一般の; 普通の; 当たり前の
(名) 共有地, 公園, 広場(commons とも綴る)

English - Korean - common

명. 공유지, 광장, 공원
형. 공통의; 보통의; 평범한; 공공의; 대중의

English - Vietnamese - common

n. đất công, công sản, chung vốn
a. chung, cộng đồng, cộng hửu, thường dùng, thông dụng, thông thường, ít gía trị, không đáng gía, tầm thường, thô tục

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